Nancy Goroff Bio

(chemist, politician)

Relationship Facts of Nancy Goroff

  • Nancy Goroff is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Nancy Goroff is presently single and she is not dating anyone at the moment.

The politician has been secretive about her personal life in the media. Seemingly, she enjoys her career and is focused on gaining her objectives.

As per some sources, Goroff was married to Glen Whitney. Professionally, Glen w0rked in Renaissance Technology. Having said, their separation details are behind the curtain.

Who is Nancy Goroff?

Nancy Sarah Goroff, popularly known as Nancy Goroff is a well-recognized American organic chemist as well as politician.

Goroff is the chair of the chemistry department at Stony Brook University and her analysis investigates conjugated organic molecules, which consist of polymers, halocarbons, and buckybelts.

Also, she ran to represent the 1st congressional district of New York during the 2020 United States elections.

Nancy Goroff- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

Nancy Goroff was born on 18 February 1968. At present, her age is 53 years old. Likewise, her birthplace is Chicago, Illinois, the USA.

Not much known about her father and mother, Nancy has been secretive about her family details. Moreover, she has not stated her siblings’ details as well in the public.

Talking about her nationality, Goroff holds an American identity whereas her ethnicity is Caucasian.


Regarding education, Nancy took her education in chemistry at Harvard University. Moreover, she shifted to the West Coast for her bachelor studies. She studied Ph.D. in organic chemistry at the University of California, Los Angeles in 1994. Also, the chemist worked under the supervision of Orville L. Chapman and Francois Diederich.

Nancy Goroff- Professional Life, Careers

Professionally, Nancy Goroff started working as National Science Foundation (NSF) postdoctoral fellow at the Michigan State University. There, she served in the laboratory of James(Ned) Jackson. Goroff at MSU worked on the combination and study of carbenes, and chemical education with Brian Coppola.

Further, Nancy united to the faculty of Stony Brook University in 1997. The Goroff laboratory design joined organic modules, which consist of polymers, halocarbons, and buckybelts. In the middle of there, Nancy is fascinated by organoiodine compounds and halogenated cumulenes.

The chemist has researched the chemical, material, and photophysical properties of poly(diiododiacetylene), polymer called PIDA. Nancy has shown that hanged solutions of PIDA in pyrrolidine result in the formation of a highly conductive material. In the year 2013, Goroff has scheduled the Associate Provost for the Integration of Research at Stony Brook University.

Besides working as a chemist, Nancy is an associate of the Union of Concerned Scientists. In the 2018 election period, Goroff became serious about the anti-immigrant rhetoric of three-term Republican binding Lee Zeldin.

In the year 2020, Nancy competes for the 2020 United States House of Representative, going on leave from her faculty position at Stony Brook University. As a result, the politician won the Democratic primary on 23 June 2020 and face Zeldin in the general election. However, she faced a loss to Zeldin 55 to 45.

Nancy Goroff- Net worth, Salary

A multifaceted talent, Nancy has earned decent money from her profession working as a chemist and politician.

It is reported that Nancy Goroff has an estimated net worth of $2 million.

However, the politician has not disclosed her exact salary, earnings, and assets details till now.

Nancy Goroff- Rumors, Controversy

The named chemist, Nancy Goroff has never been part of any controversial matter or rumors till now.

It seems that the famed personality prefers enjoying her personal life and does not want to merge it with her professional life.

Body features- Height, Weight

53 years old, Nancy Goroff has beautiful looks as well as an admirable personality. She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches.

Furthermore, Nancy has brown eyes whereas her hair is light brown.

Nonetheless, she has never mentioned other physical details in the public yet.

Social Media

About her social media presence, Nancy Goroff is an active personality on social media. Nancy has more than 1.2k followers on her official Instagram account @nancygoroff.

She is also active on Twitter with around 7.3 k followers.

Moreover, Goroff is also available on Facebook.

Facts/ Trivia

  • Goroff follows the Jewish religion.
  • Her real name is Nancy Sarah Goroff.

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